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Dec 21, 2011 10:00pm PST
. >>> in news of the world, from syria come reports of one of the deadliest days of the uprising. just two days ago came reports that nearly 90 army conscripts were killed when they tried to defect. journalists are heavily restricted in syria. >>> in afghanistan, five polish soldiers died today in a roadside bomb attack. it is the deadliest attack on polish troops in the war. poland has 2600 troops in afghanistan. the united states currently has 94,000 troops deployed there. >>> in hong kong, some 17,000 chickens are being killed after it was discovered that three chickens have died from the h1n1 strain of bird flu. the government has banned imports of chickens for three weeks. it's not clear if the chickens came from a farm in hong kong, or were imported. >>> doctors and cancer. how this is helping a little girl in a bay area hospital. >>> our chief meteorologist, bill martin tracking freezing temperatures tonight. he has the complete forecast for the holiday ahead. >>> a brave 10-year-old is at stanford hospital tonight, facing losing her leg. she says if this had to happen to someone, she's
Dec 25, 2011 11:30pm PST
in syria. prayers for those in flood stricken. >>> since the war began in 2003, dozens of churches have been bombed, priests and parishioners abducted and the homes of the faithful attacked. >>> and from the war in afghanistan american troops caroling. what they lacked in musicality they made up in enthusiasm. this assembly of carolers are out of fort lewis washington. >>> president obama and his family celebrated christmas in hawaii. the family attended christmas service on the army base. the first family woke up early to exchange christmas gifts then ended the day with dinner at the house they're renting in kailua beach. >>> internet video made christmas bright today for a soldier and his central coast family. >> say hi, say hi papa. >> baby camila guardado greeted her father ryan. ryan was deployed this past september 11th not long after baby camila was born. skype technology is keeping the family close. >> it helps a lot because he can see her close, because since he's been gone since she was three weeksology. >> mom and baby also got to watch dad open his presents this morning. bry
Dec 3, 2011 10:00pm PST
of the violence. he spoke in turkey on a global summit on entrepreneurship. government forces in syria have killed an estimated 4,000 protesterrers and jailed 10s of thousands. >>> in other news, students in iran stage a bitter protest against the united kingdom. as expelled diplomats returned home to tehran today, 150 students demonstrated at the airport. they can't death to england. the uk removed the diplomats cereal this week after the british embassy in iran was attacked. france, germany and italy withdrew their ambassadors from iran in protest. the u.s. is calling for tighter sanctions against iran. >>> violent clashes between police and protesters in peru have killed at least one man. the protesters have been occupying a major highway hoping to stop a local prison from expanding after they rocked a bus on the highway yesterday, police used gunfire to break up the crowd. protesters responded then by throwing rocks. one protester died from a bullet wound. 20 others were injured, including two officers. >>> and scotland is gearing up for the arrival of two pandas. china is loaning the 8-year-o
Dec 11, 2011 10:00pm PST
for politics. >>> in syria opposition leaders fear a blood -- they said the government warned them to start demonstrating, hand over their weapons or face bombardment. the free syrian army says it fears a masker. >>> take a look at these picktures. the -- pictures. the driver was downloaded fuel. the driver was taken to the hospital with burns to his arms and legs no one else though was hurt. >>> it's an organization that builds relationship that is could last a lifetime. big brothers and big sisters held their big holiday party. demand for big brothers and sisters is far out of supply. >> reporter: 9-year-old ben and big brother eric raced to win this competition. brothers for just over a year thanks to the big brothers big sisters of the bay area. >> my mom told me that i could get a big brother. and like he could take me out for ice cream and bowling. >> he's fun to be around. if i'm stressed out or having a busy weekend it's not cumbersome to hang out with him. it's fun, we can relax. >> reporter: big brothers and sisters of the bay area say the kids in this room, they are the lucky on
Dec 7, 2011 10:00pm PST
of thousands of children vanish every year in china. >>> syria, amateur photographers send out pictures of some of the 60 people who they say were killed this week. it comes on the same day, the syrian president says he never ordered the crackdown. he says only a crazy person would kill his own people. the united nations says 40,000 have died in the uprising since march. >>> in cuba, elian gonzalez is now an adult. he was just 6 years old when he was the surviver of an escape attempt and lived in florida. >>> the 80th lighting of the capitol christmas tree. this year's ceremony only cost, $9,000. that's 10 times less than last year. the event is funded by private donations. >> we're trying to do a bit more modest event this year. certainly the economy being what it is. the state budgets being tightened these days. i think the same needs to hold true for our christmas tree lighting events. >> reporter: >> the tree has 10,000 low powered l.e.d. lights and is decorated with hand crafted ornaments by children and adults with developmental disabilities. >>> a surprise decision today over who needs
Dec 13, 2011 10:00pm PST
weapons charges. the attack happened in the city's square. >>> in syria more evidence of violence today. members of the opposition released video of a bombing that set several cars on fire. the video also shows government soldiers making a sweep through the streets. the death toll was said to be at least 28. the united nations says at least 5,000 have died since the uprising began nine months ago. >>> and in norway, there is a serious shortage of butter. the crisis appears to be the result of a perfect storm. for one thing demand is up for sugary treats. >>> americans were outspending money last night but not quite as much as expected. the commerce department reported today that november sales rose a fraction .02%. a look at the numbers revealed shoppers went in and lower gas prices gave them more money to spend. this was the sixth month in a row when it comes to spending increases. a rally on wall street fizzled in the late afternoon on news from the feds. the nasdaq dropped nearly 33. the federal reserve said the u.s. economy is improving slightly but is still vulnerable to the europe
Dec 19, 2011 10:00pm PST
president left baghdad yesterday. analysts say it suggests a marked increase in tenses. >>> in syria activists say 70 army deserters were executed by troops as they tried to flee their bases today. also today the foreign minister agreed to low monitors into the country. about 5,000 people have been killed since the protest started in march. >>> and in the philippines the death toll from a series of landslides rose to 597. scores still missing . . officials say more than a third of the 150,000e vacantes are children. >> time is running out for worker who have money left in their flexible spending act accounts. they let you use pretaxed dollars to pay formed allege expenses, at the end of the year the money is forfeited. this year a provision in the new health care reform act means you will not be reimbursed for many items unless they have a prescription. >> a dip in gas prices before the holidays. > >> the bay area has never seen. a new way to string cable across the new eastern span of the bay bridge. >> and bill martin tracking chilly overnight weather in six minutes he is back
Dec 22, 2011 10:00pm PST
working for al- qaida. violence comes just days after the last u.s. combat troops left iraq. >>> in syria today, today, delegates landed in -- citizens say thousands of prisoners have been moved to military bases. government forces today killed at least 19 people. >>> u.s. military officials said today rather today blamed a nato air strike that blamed 24 pakistani soldiers last month on miscommunication. u.s. troops said they were fired upon but accidentally miss reported their exact location to pakistani authorities. the pakistani said they didn't have any troops in the area and the u.s. troops called in an air strike on what turned out to be a pakistani base. the pakistani army said today the report by the u.s. is quote short on facts. >>> after the break. more on that spectacular fire in san francisco today. and the decision to evacuate 100 elderly from near a burning facility. >>> and mark tamayo is on deck with the bay area's complete warning forecast. >>> a rare winter wildfire in el dorado county is being blamed on a -- crews say about half an acre burned. the fire is unusual beca
Dec 26, 2011 10:00pm PST
. >>> in news of the world tonight in syria, intense shelling killed 23 people. anti government activists say hundreds have been killed in the last year. the brutal combat seems to have intensified as the arab league sent in monitors today. those monitors are supposed to make sure -- >>> felipe cabrera is described as an important lieutenant in the sinaloa cartel. forbes magazine ranks guzman as one of the world's richest men with a network in the billions. >>> gunfire for the ousting of a. the man in charge of the put on trial for corruption. meanwhile american authorities are considering a request from the president to travel to the united states. on saturday he said he would be leaving the country to call the unrest. last month the president signed a key seal and the crisis which has left hundreds of people dead. >>> a response to last japan's nuclear process says that there was not only mistakes made. poorly trained operators misread a key back up system and then waited too long to start pumping water into the cooling unit. the investigators found that tokyo electric power company did not
Dec 28, 2011 10:00pm PST
years. >>> and in syria, gunfire and artillery brushes forced arab league observers to take cover today. the rebel army posted video of anambush on the syrian military. the government said at least six soldiers were killed, and 12 injured in attacks today. >>> huge crowds lined the streets of north korea's capitol today to witness the funeral prosession for kim jung il. mourners wailed in what appeared to be an exaggerated show of emotion. his son was seen walking next to his son's hearse. they have placed him in the role of supreme leader. the memorial service is expected to continue tomorrow. >>> we'll be right back after this. >>> you might be surprised to learn one of the hot selling items this holiday season was guns. the fbi says it was a record setting month for gun sales across the country. >> we do have shotguns for sale. >> reporter: inside jackson arms shooting range, the phone has been ringing all day with customers buying countries. john is looking to buy a small caliber gun for his daughter. >> i've taken her target shooting and the large caliber seems to intimidate her. s
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